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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 241535
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-242245-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

Generally light northerly winds are expected this afternoon across
the waters with higher wind speeds along the Big Sur coast. Wave
heights and swell are forecast to decrease through the weekend.



PZZ570-242245-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

TODAY
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW
4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and S 3 ft at 15 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at 8
seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy night and morning fog.

TUE
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft...increasing to
4 to 6 ft. NW swell 3 ft...increasing to 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 5 to 7 ft. NW swell 6 ft.
Patchy fog. 



PZZ571-242245-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

TODAY
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell NW
4 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and S 3 ft at 15 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 ft at 8
seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy fog after midnight.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3
ft...increasing to 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 ft.
Patchy fog. 



PZZ575-242245-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

TODAY
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. Mixed swell NW
3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and S 3 ft at 15 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft.
 NW swell 3 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft...becoming 6 ft. Patchy fog. 



PZZ576-242245-
Point Pinos To Point Piedreas Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

TODAY
NW winds 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. Mixed swell NW 3 to 5 ft at 9 seconds and S 3 ft at
15 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft...becoming 6 ft. Patchy fog. 



PZZ540-242245-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

TODAY
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. Mixed swell NW
3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 9 seconds. Patchy fog.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
3 ft...increasing to 4 to 6 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 5 to
6 ft. Patchy fog. 



PZZ545-242245-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

TODAY
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft at 9 seconds and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds. Patchy fog after
midnight.

MON
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 3 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy night and morning fog.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to
4 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 2 to 4 ft with a
dominant swell period of 15 seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined Seas 3 to 5 ft with a dominant swell
period of 15 seconds. Maximum ebb current of 1 knots at 04:30 PM
Saturday and 2.2 knots at 04:06 AM Sunday.



PZZ560-242245-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
 NW swell 3 ft at 9 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt by the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft at 8 seconds.
Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog.

TUE
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
NW swell 3 ft. Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft...becoming 5 to 6 ft. Patchy fog. 



PZZ565-242245-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT


TODAY
NW winds 10 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 to 4 ft at 9 seconds
and SW 3 ft at 16 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft
at 8 seconds. Patchy fog.

TUE
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 4 to
6 ft. Patchy fog. 



PZZ530-242245-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON PDT TODAY THROUGH
THIS EVENING...

TODAY
SW winds 15 to 25 kt.

TONIGHT
SW winds 15 to 25 kt decreasing to 5 to 15 kt
overnight. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
SW winds 5 to 15 kt...increasing to 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
W winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy fog
after midnight.

TUE
SW winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog.

WED
SW winds 10 kt. Patchy fog. 



PZZ531-242245-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
W winds 10 kt...increasing to 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 10 to 20 kt. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog in the morning. Patchy fog
after midnight.

TUE
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Patchy fog.

WED
SW winds 10 kt. Patchy fog. 



PZZ535-242245-
Monterey Bay-
835 AM PDT Sat Jun 24 2017

TODAY
W winds 5 kt...increasing to 5 to 15 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft in. W swell 3 ft at 9 seconds and
SW 3 ft at 16 seconds.

TONIGHT
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

SUN
NW winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming W 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 2 ft or less...becoming 3 to 4 ft in the
afternoon. W swell 3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog in the morning.

SUN NIGHT
W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
3 ft at 8 seconds. Patchy fog after midnight.

MON
W winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 3 ft at
8 seconds. Patchy night and morning fog.

TUE
W winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 3 ft.
Patchy fog.

WED
W winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. NW swell 3 to
5 ft. Patchy fog. 



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